One of the most versatile and unarguably the most talented singing talents of the last decade is Atif Aslam. The Pakistani singer has been making strides all across the world with his amazing work and has won many accolades for that.
He has not only won hearts in his home rather he has made millions of fans across the border. In 2003, Atif was declared as the most popular artist on of the Indian streaming app called Saavn. The singer is soaring high on success with many chart-topping songs under his belt.
So here is a list of his top Bollywood Songs of Atif Aslam that you should definitely listen to:
The song that made Atif Aslams breakthrough in the Bollywood Entertainment Industry was Emraan Hashmi starrer “Zeher”. The lead singer of Jal has gotten a cumulative of 50+ million views on this song just alone on YouTube over the years and has become a cult classic.
Tera Honay Laga Hun
Becoming the selling point of the hit romantic comedy starring Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif were the melodious songs sung by Atif Aslam. One of the hooks to the movie even of today is the mega popular song “Tera Honay Laga Hun”. The song also proved to be a big comeback for the legendary Alisha Chinoy, as she perfectly complimented the notes of Aslams voice.
Tu Jane Na
Another winning song of the film Ajab Prem ki Ghazab Kahani was the tragic and dark song “Tu Jane Na”. The song pulled at the heart strings of millions and got nominated in the IIFA Award for Best Male Playback Singer.
Pehli Nazar Mein
Maybe the song that gave Aslam the mainstream success in Bollywood was the song “Pehli Nazar Mein” of the blockbuster movie “Race”. The romantic song was unusual in its inception at the moment in the industry.
Aslam also gave his powerful vocals yet again to the most highly rated song of “Race 2” i.e. “Be Intehaan”. The romantic song features the beautiful Deepika Padukone and the talented Saif Ali Khan.
Piya O Re Piya
A successful pairing in Bollywood for Aslam was with the famed Shreya Ghoshal who has sung many duets with him. One of the most successful collaborations was for 2012’s “Piya O Re Piya” in the film “Tere Naal Love Hogya” featuring the real life couple Reitesh Deshmuk and Genelia D’Souza.
The romantic track, Jeena Jeena by Atif Aslam for the romantic tragedy based movie “Badlapur” was the highlight of the movie as it set the mood and tone for a love story that was doomed. The song was nominated as the BIG Star Most Entertaining Singer (Male) & Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer.
Main Rang Sharbaton Ka
It has happened many times in Bollywood that though the film would not be good, the audiences would stack up just to witness the magic of Aslam’s voice on the big screen, same was the case for “Phata Poster Nikla Hero”. Sung in collaboration with Chinmayi Sripaada, the melodious track was nominated at the World Music Awards for World’s Best Song.
Dil Diyaan Gallan
Atif’s melodious voice gave life to the Punjabi song “Dil Diyaan Gallan” for the film “Tiger Zinda Hai”. The film featured big names like Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif.
A cult classic and one of Aslams first playback singing venture in Bollywood was “Tere Bin”. The song is a classic Atif Aslam style song that is pure nostalgia if now comes across.
A mega dance number from “Baaghi 2” gave us the perfect tune to shake up at.
Modern but traditional beat Bollywood song makes the perfect melody for Aslams voice. Dekhte Dekhte is one such gem from the movie Batti Gul Meter Chalu.